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  1. "The health of our oceans and our planet is at stake," if global fishing talks flounder,

    WTO convenes trade ministers to net fisheries deal

    The World Trade Organization kicked off a ministerial meeting Thursday aimed at breathing life into drawn-out negotiations towards banning ...
  2. Members of the internally displaced Rohingya Muslim community are seen on June 5, 2021 at the Thet

    Myanmar government slams UN on Rohingya resolution

    Myanmar's government rejected on Wednesday (Jul 14) a UN Human Rights Council resolution calling for reconciliation with the persecuted Rohingya ...
  3. Puzzle with printed EU and UK flags

    Britain, EU must use caution in new online rules: UN

    Britain and other countries drawing up legislation to regulate online content: including racist abuse: must avoid overly broad definitions and ...
  4. Members of civil society, humanitarian aid, medical and rescue services formed a human chain in a

    UN Security Council extends cross-border aid operation for Syria

    The UN Security Council on Friday unanimously approved an extension of activity at the only border crossing through which humanitarian aid reaches ...
  5. A view of the area around Champs de Mar near the presidential palace, in Port-au-Prince

    UN Haiti envoy says Joseph to remain prime minister for now

    UNITED NATIONS :The U.N. special envoy for Haiti said on Thursday that Prime Minister Claude Joseph will lead the Caribbean nation until an ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Ethiopia's Grand Renaissance Dam is seen as it undergoes construction work on the

    Tunisia pushing UN action on Ethiopia dam, Ethiopia opposed

    Tunisia has proposed the UN Security Council push for a binding agreement between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt on the operation of a giant hydropower ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Soldiers stand next to military vehicles as people gather to protest against the milita

    UN rights expert urges sanctions on Myanmar's oil, gas sectors

    A United Nations human rights investigator called on countries on Wednesday (Jul 7) to impose economic sanctions on Myanmar's oil and gas sector ...